Autodesk Inventor

Autodesk Mechanical Desktop 2009

May 2011 – Added downloads for installation of MDT 2009 with Autodesk® Product Design Suite 2012, Autodesk® Inventor® 2012 and Autodesk® Inventor® Professional 2012 only.

Autodesk Mechanical Desktop has been discontinued and starting with the 2010 release is no longer included with any Autodesk Inventor product.

To open Mechanical Desktop files in Inventor 2010 make sure to leave the MDT 2009 installation on your computer. 

If you are a previously licensed user of Mechanical Desktop software and  have uninstalled Mechanical Desktop 2009 or are installing Inventor 2010 on a new computer then you will need to download new installation files that are compatible with Inventor 2010.

The new installer for AutoCAD Mechanical Desktop 2009 is provided by a self-contained installation file that you can download here. Or, previously licensed users can also request DVD media at no additional charge*.

Get Your Copy of Autodesk Mechanical Desktop 2009

Please answer the following questions and enter your Inventor serial number below. You will then receive access to a page where you can download the software or order a DVD. Note that Autodesk Mechanical Desktop 2009 is available only to customers who have purchased Autodesk® Inventor® Suite, Autodesk® Inventor® Suite for Simulation, Autodesk® Inventor® Suite for Routed Systems or Autodesk® Inventor® Professional.

Company or Organization:
Serial Number:
Which of the following best describes your role?
I am a Mechanical Desktop user
I am a Mechanical Desktop user and I manage the software installation for other users
I am the CAD administrator responsible for Mechanical Desktop
How do you classify your organization?
Commercial Customer
Educational Customer
Autodesk Reseller
ADN or ATC Partner
How many licensed users of Autodesk Inventor do you expect to use Mechanical Desktop 2009?
1-2 users
3-5 users
6-10 users
11-30 users
31-100 users
More than 100 users
Please check all that apply:
I need access to designs that were created in Mechanical Desktop
I still use Mechanical Desktop for new 3D design
I still use Mechanical Desktop for surface modeling
I still use Mechanical Desktop to produce manufacturing drawings
I still use Mechanical Desktop to work with surface data created in other applications
If other, please describe your workflow:
Can we contact you concerning your use of Mechanical Desktop?
Yes No

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